[★TRENDING] SM Entertainment releases new statement on Tao’s status as an EXO member

On May 29th, SM Entertainment released a new statement in regards to the dispute between the agency and Tao.

In the statement, SM Entertainment revealed, “It cannot be confirmed whether Tao is staying or leaving. Negotiations are still ongoing.” Further, the agency also stated that Tao will not participate in the repackage album Love Me Right, confirming previous reports that EXO will be returning with only 9 members.

Meanwhile, EXO has been releasing teasers for Love Me Right, scheduled to be released on June 3rd. Tao is expected to make an appearance for his solo endorsement deal on the same day.

Source: Aju News